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Animation - Madrid


Madrid, Spain Animation - Madrid
Skydance offers a dynamic, inclusive, and ever-evolving culture where innovative ideas are welcomed, and growth fostered. The partnership between unique creativity and technological advancements are demonstrated within each pillar of the company. At the heart of it all is a commitment to boldly entertaining and relevant storytelling.
While all Animation studios look to hire people who are creative and hard-working, Skydance Animation is specifically looking for pioneers who seek to push the limits of what the world’s most collaborative art form can achieve, and to give those pioneers the space and the resources to build a new studio that’s doing something different.
As an Animator, you will create high quality animations of 3D characters and elements appearing in each of the movie’s shots to convey emotion, movement, action and personality, according to the style of the feature film.


  • Animate shots from blocking through final animation, working under the supervision of the Animation Supervisor and/or Director
  • Animate props and effects elements
  • According to shot action and sequence continuity, read and break down dialogue tracks and plan shots
  • Maintain a consistent level of productivity while meeting deadlines and producing high quality work
  • Requirements

  • Extensive knowledge of Maya
  • Ability to use acting skills, which bring characters to life, as well as clearly communicate simple ideas with which an audience can empathize
  • Production animation experience is a must
  • Capacity to work in a team environment and to follow the instructions from the Animation Supervisor and Team Lead
  • Strong proficiency in English language required
  • Required European Union work authorization
  • Linux experience is a plus
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